Anthrax may wipe out chimpanzees; it is a widespread and persistent cause of death for rainforest mammals

(Natural News) Anthrax is an infection in animals seen in the skin, lungs, and intestines. It is caused by the bacteria called Bacillus anthracis, and it can affect humans. While anthrax is more commonly reported in arid climates, recent studies show that tropical rainforest outbreaks may have severe consequences for local wildlife. Data and samples…

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